Vicuka

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handwoven and handknotted in Sivas, Turkey

Dimensions: 1'8" x 3'3" (51 cm x 100 cm)

All rugs have been professionally cleaned; age-related wear and natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted vintage rugs.

Product Details
  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 1'8" x 3'3" (51 cm x 100 cm)
  • Color palette: faded raspberry, cantaloupe
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • A hexagonal structure, also referred to as a lozenge, represents the female form and fertility
Region of Origin

Sivas in northern Anatolia is known for kilims with rectangular medallions.

Material Details

Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply.